David Bradley lifeboat delivered to RNLI

              Malcolm Walker (65-70) reports:   “David Bradley (65-70), a former Chairman of the OP Society, tragically died in 2008 after a short illness. The Baltic Exchange, for whom he worked as the Senior Freight Market reporter, then organized a collection to raise funds to purchase an RNLI inshore lifeboat…

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Michael Askwith (59-64)

                  Following a high profile 30-year career in the United Nations Development Programme and with other UN agencies which took him around Africa, the Mideast, Europe and North America, Michael Askwith (59-63), now based in the West country, has undertaken more than 60 short-term missions for the UNDP…

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R.W. Grenside (52-55)

Robin Paine (55-58) was on a cruise in the Eastern Mediterranean when he met up by chance with Richard Grenside (Hesperus 1952-55) on board Seaborne Odyssey sailing from Istanbul to the Black Sea and back through the Bosphorus and Dardanelles to Izmir. He writes: “Richard left the NCP in 1955 to join Cable & Wireless,…

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David Merry (45-49)

“David Thomas Merry was born on 5th August, 1931 in Reading the younger son of Renee Watts who with her sister owned the Reading cycle shops, R. Watts & Co, and Bert Merry who worked for Dunlop Tyres,” writes his son Richard Merry. “He attended Marlborough House and then Leighton Park School in Reading. Although…

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John Anthony Beaman (46-50)

Kevin F. Brown (46-49) writes: “It is with deep regret and sadness that, on behalf of John’s wife, I have to inform you of the death of John Anthony Beaman (1946-1950) on Sunday, 6th September, 2015 at Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia after a long illness. John and I entered the Nautical College Pangbourne…

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Peter Tambling (50-53)

Peter writes: “The MN Sunday parades at the London Cenotaph and at the Trinity Square Gardens went well in the good weather. The Cenotaph part was ruined by the overhead clatter from police helicopters circling above, for reasons unknown, but it was excessive believe me. Nobody heard anything from those Clergy and Admirals taking part.…

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Felix Spender (71-76)

                      Felix Spender (71-76) is “resolving conflict in the workplace” according to a feature article in the Swindon & Wiltshire News at the end of August, 2015.   A career Army officer who was in the Royal Irish Rangers and served on peace-keeping missions with…

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Matthew Wilson (89-92)

            Matthew Wilson (89-92) “recently returned to Pangers to help out with CCF and actually had the quite surreal experience of doing a bit of marking in the staff room (now being a teacher myself at a visiting local school) – I met Dom Somner while I was there – …

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